Drone Photos Help Home Sellers Rise Above Competition
"Drone photography is taking off as a tool for selling and renting homes. Up until now, drone photos and videos frequently showed up on listings for mansions and properties in spectacular locations. But soon they’ll be showing up in listings for middle-class homes, too." See here
The Hottest Paint Colors of 2019
Paint color can completely transform the aesthetic of a space. If you are thinking about doing some repainting, here are some of the Hottest Paint Colors for 2019 for inspiration.
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Proper Winter Home Staging
Looking to stage your home this winter? Here are some great tips to get you started. See here
How Does Proximity Affect Home Value?
Wondering how proximity to things like the grocery store, Starbucks, busy roads, etc. will affect the value of your home?
You've heard it before: location location location! This phrase still holds true today. Here's the breakdown.
Buyers prefer to be close to shopping which is no surprise.
-21% of buyers will pay more for nearness to schools.
-Public Transportation can raise home value up to 41%
-A Starbucks boosts home value by 21%
-Light rail transit boosts home value by 17%
-Busy roads hurt value
-Sinkholes lower home value up to 30%
-A power plant hurts home value by 4-7%
-A Dunkin Donuts boosts home value by 15%
Winter Home Maintenance Tips
Winter is in full swing! As we all know, Michigan can have some tough winters. Going from a polar vortex to spring the next day is the norm for us Michiganders. However, the weather doesn't have to wreck havoc on your home if you take the right precautions. Now is the time to take extra care of your home to preserve its value and keep everything running its best. See more here
Home Staging Tips
Check out these home stagings tips
5 Gifts to Leave for Your Old Home's New Owners
Selling your home can be an emotional event. You are leaving behind a house filled with memories and venturing off to someplace new. The people buying your home are excited to create their own memories in a home that you loved for so many years. Welcome them with a thoughtful gift that will leave a lasting impression. See more here
16 Incredibly Useful Rules For An Organized House
Here’s the thing you may have noticed about houses: They don’t clean themselves. Which is unfortunate, because if houses cleaned themselves you could spend less time cleaning yours, and more time doing something more fun, like watching “The Golden Girls,” because dang, that’s actually a great show. A few simple daily habits could make it seem like you’ve got a self-Cleaning house. See here
Moving? This Checklist will Help Keep You On Track
Moving can be a process, and you don't want it to be any more complicated than it needs to be. The best moves are smooth, planned ahead, and pain free..
Here is a moving checklist to help keep you on track!